Definition of realign
: to align again; especially : to reorganize or make new groupings of
realignmentplay \-mənt\ noun
Examples of realign in a sentence
We had to realign the text to fit it on the page.
The car's wheels were realigned.
First Known Use of realign
REALIGN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of realign for English Language Learners
: to change the position or direction of (something) slightly usually in relation to something else
: to organize (something) in a different way
Legal Definition of realign
: to make new divisions or groupings of; especially : to regroup (one or more litigants) to reflect the true arrangement of interests in a suit
Additional Notes on realign
After examining the ultimate interests of the parties involved in a suit, the court might choose to realign the plaintiffs and defendants so that, for example, one of the defendants becomes a plaintiff.
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